Jul 19, 2011 4:00am PDT
whistleblowers about hacking dead in his home. police are calling sean hoare's death unexplained, but not suspicious. now the murdochs have been coached by the best pr company in the land. not just on what to say, but how to say it. this is all about damage limitation, taking care of business here, and making sure it doesn't spread to the murdoch empire in the u.s. betty? >> all right, so, charlie, that being the case, is there any way the murdochs can come away from this hearing with anything resembling somewhat of a victory? >> most commentators here will tell you no. because the fact is, they're going to look at the hacking that was taking place, and either they knew about it and they've been involved in some sort of cover-up, or they didn't know about these alleged illegal activities, and they'll just be seen as incompetent. betty? >> all right, charlie d'agata in london for us. thank you, charlie. >>> u.s. officials have confirmed they met with representatives of moammar gadhafi's regime last weekend. three senior u.s. diplomats met with gadhafi advisers on saturday in an un
Jul 19, 2011 5:00am PDT
one of the first whistle-blowers about hacking dead at his home. police are calling sean hoare's death unexplained but not suspicious. charlie d'agata, cbs news, london. >>> 5:06. a bipartisan plan is being fine- tuned in the u.s. senate. now, this is in hopes getting around the nation's debt crisis. the plan would give president obama the power to raise the debt ceiling by $2.4 trillion in three installments. that is if he agrees to a package of spending cuts. congress would only be able to override an increase with a two- thirds majority in both house and senate. meanwhile the house today is expected to pass a republican plan backed by the tea party. but it is sure to fail in a democrat majority senate and the president vowed to veto it. >> but it would require the dismantlement of social security, medicare and medicaid. >> if a debt ceiling is not in place by that august 2 deadline, the treasury will not be able to pay all the government's bills that are due on august 3. >>> all right. this tuesday morning, want to know what your traffic looks like, how your afternoon is shaping up?
Jul 19, 2011 6:00am PDT
sean hoare's death unexplained but not suspicious. charlie d'agata, cbs news, london. >>> all right. 6:13 now. one year after a freak accident, a paralyzed bride is set to tie the knot. what is so surprising about one of her bridesmaids. >>> and it's a question everyone wants to know. where is casey anthony? the signs she might be right here in california. >>> we also have breaking news on the missing windsurfer. we'll tell you an update coming up. >>> we are cleared for take-off this morning out of sfo. finally seeing some sunshine and seeing warmer temperatures, actually keeping them above average for this time year by a couple of degrees, 73 there today. and different conditions as you make your way to the east and landing in chicago. there a little warmer at 86. and we are seeing storms there and also seeing a slight chance of some thunderstorms. making your way to new york, more hot weather in store. actually going to be in the 90s there today but good news no wet weather mostly sunny skies. we'll have a full look at your bay area forecast coming up. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, windsurf